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History Is All You Left Me Book Poster Image
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Heartbreaking, beautifully written tale of grief and love.
By Adam Silvera
(2017)
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The Female of the Species Book Poster Image
age 15+
Powerful, dark, violent story of teen girl set on vengeance.
By Mindy McGinnis
(2016)
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Dime Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Gritty, realistic tale of teen prostitution and trafficking.
By E.R. Frank
(2015)
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The Mockingbirds Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Fast-paced, riveting story of date rape and its aftermath.
By Daisy Whitney
(2012)
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I Was Here Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Emotional story about the devastating effects of suicide.
By Gayle Forman
(2015)
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Seven Deadlies: A Cautionary Tale Book Poster Image
age 15+
Violent satire sees rich high schoolers through their sins.
By Gigi Levangie
(2013)
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Just One Day Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Mature romance explores love, travel, and self-discovery.
By Gayle Forman
(2013)
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The Fame Game Book Poster Image
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OK series debut highlights the falseness of reality TV.
By Lauren Conrad
(2012)
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Exposure Book Poster Image
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Gritty retelling of Shakespeare tale for older teens.
By Mal Peet
(2009)
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Wild night of parties, drug deals, and mature misadventures.
By Peter Lerangis
(2009)
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Purple Heart Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Powerful, heartbreaking tale of young soldiers in Iraq.
By Patricia McCormick
(2009)
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I Love You, Beth Cooper Book Poster Image
age 15+
Witty, raunchy novel spiked with geeky humor.
By Larry Doyle
(2009)
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L.A. Candy Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Not as bad as you might expect from a reality TV star.
By Lauren Conrad
(2009)
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Dark Dude Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Misfit escapes inner city. Moving identity story for teens.
By Oscar Hijuelos
(2008)
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Confessions of a Shopaholic Book Poster Image
age 15+
Chick-lit fave gets a movie tie-in.
By Sophie Kinsella
(2001)
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Rehab Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Teen star's struggle gives families lots to talk about.
By Randi Reisfeld
(2008)
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The Spectacular Now Book Poster Image
age 15+
Teen drunk's tragic story best for mature readers.
By Tim Tharp
(2008)
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Good Girls Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Great discussion book on sex and repercussions.
By Laura Ruby
(2006)
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Breathe My Name Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Teen copes after sisters die at mom's hand.
By R. A. Nelson
(2007)
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After the Wreck, I Picked Myself Up, Spread My Wings, and Flew Away Book Poster Image
age 15+
Raw look at loss & addiction best for older teens.
By Joyce Carol Oates
(2006)
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